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Ancient Coinage of Sicily, Tauromenion


[BMC 10]

Tauromenium or Tauromenion, modern Taormina on the east coast of Sicily.

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BMC 4Tauromenium, Sicily, AV 4 litrae, 11-12mm. 275-210 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left, cicada behind head / TAUROME-NITAN to right and left of tripod, API monogram at top left. BMC Sicily, 4; Mionnet I, 1058 var (different monogram).TextImage
BMC 10
Sear #1010
Sicily, Tauromenion AR 4-Litra. After 300 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right; star behind / TAUROME-NITAN, tripod; API monogram to left. BMC 10, SNG Lockett 933, SNG Lloyd 1672, SNG ANS 1122, Calciati -. TextImage
Calciati 1
Sear #1236
Sicily, Tauromenion AE26 Hemidrachm. 344-317 AD. ARCAGETAS, laureate head of Apollo Archegetes left / TAUROME-NIT-AN, man-headed bull walking left. SNG ANS 1107, BMC 16-17, SNG Cop 916, Calciati 1. TextImage
Calciati 2vSicily, Tauromenion. c 350-300 BC. AE Litra. ARCAGETAS, laureate head of Apollo Archegetes left / TAUROME-NIT-AN, bull butting left; T below. TextImage
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Calciati 5
Sear #1237
Sicily, Tauromenium AE19 Litra. 358-275 BC. Head of Apollo Archegetas left, APXAGETAS in front / TAUROMENITAN, bull butting left, bunch of grapes below. SNG Cop 918v, BMC 20, SNG ANS 1111, Calciati 5. TextImage
Calciati 8Sicily, Tauromenion. ca 350-300 BC. AE Hemilitron. Laureate head of Apollo Archegetes left / TAY, forepart of a bull butting left; crescent above. SNG ANS 1404. TextImage
Calciati 12Sicily, Tauromenion. After 336 BC. AE 15mm. Laureate head of Apollo left / Bunch of grapes. TextImage
Hunter 4Tauromenion, Sicily, AE22. After 336 BC. ARCAGETAS, laureate head of Apollo Archegetes left / TAUROMENITAN, lyre, grape bunch above. Hunter I, 4; BMC 27, SNG ANS 1112, Calciati 13. TextImage
Calciati 13
Sear #1239
Sicily, Tauromenion AE22mm. After 336 BC. Laureate head of Apollo Archegetes left, APXAGETAS in front / TAUROMENITAN, lyre, grape bunch above. BMC 27, SNG ANS 1112, Calciati 13. TextImage
Calciati 15Sicily, Tauromenion. ca Late 4th - Early 3rd Century BC. AE Litra. TAYPOMENITAN, head of Dionysos left, in wreath of ivy leaves / APOL-LWNOS, tripod. SNG ANS 1129, BMC 37, SNG Cop 939. TextImage
Calciati 16Sicily, Tauromenion. Circa 358-275 BC. AE 20mm. ARCAGETAS, laureate head of Apollo left, long hair falling over neck / TAUROM-ENITAN, tripod lebes. SNGCop 923. TextImage
Calciati 19
Sear #1241
Sicily, Tauromenion. c 275-216 BC. AE 23mm. Diademed head of Herakles right / TAU-ROMENITAN, bull butting right. SNG ANS 1133, Calciati III 19/1, BMC 33, SNG Cop 934. TextImage
Calciati 21Sicily, Tauromenion. Late 3rd Century BC. AE 20mm. Laureate head of Apollo left; KE behind / Tripod. SNG ANS 1137. TextImage
Calciati 29Sicily, Tauromenium AE20. 275-212 BC. Head of Athena left / Pegasus left. TextImage
Calciati 34Sicily, Tauromenion AE18. Time of Roman rule, after 216 BC. Head of Athena right in crested Corinthian helmet / TAUROMENITAN, Pegasos leaping right. SNG Cop 942, SNG ANS 1153, BMC 46. TextImage
Calciati 35Sicily, Tauromenion. After 212 BC. AE 24mm. Head of Athena right, in single-pendant earring, necklace & crested Corinthian helmet / TAUROMENITAN, Pegasos left. SNG ANS 1149, BMC 43, SNG Cop 942. TextImage
Calciati 39Sicily, Tauromenion. After 201 BC. AE 18mm. Helmeted head of Athena right / Owl standing facing. SNG ANS -. TextImage
Calciati 42Sicily, Tauromenion. After 212 BC. AE 16mm. Head of Dionysos right, in wreath of ivy / TAURO-MENI-TAN, bull standing right. SNG Cop 947. TextImage
Lindgren 609Sicily, Tauromenium AE13. 358 - 275BC. Helmet with check flaps / KA in wreath. TextImage
SNGCop 935Sicily, Tauromenum. AE 23. 275-212 BC. Laureate head of Apollo right with long hair / TAUROMENITAN, Tripod. SNG ANS 1137-1143. SNG Cop 935. Sear 1243.TextImage
SNGCop 939Sicily, Tauromenum. AE 20. 275-212 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left with long flowing hair / TAUROMENITAN, tripod. SNG Cop 939. Sear 1243.TextImage
Sear #1243Sicily, Tauromenion AE20 Litra. ca 358-225 BC. Laureate head of Apollo left / TAUROMENITAN, tripod lebes. BMC 46, SNG Copenhagen 923-5.
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See also: Perseus Project database, coins of Tauromenion
Magna Graecia Coins of Tauromenion
Entry for Sicily, Tauromenion on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Tauromenium in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum

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